Location: Ashridge Estate, Visitor Centre, Berkhamstead, HP4 1LT
Contract Type: Permanent Contract
Closing Date: 04/06/2023
Salary: £23,200 per annum
Working in some of the nation’s most stunning places and spaces, come rain or shine, your love of the outdoors will inspire others as you strive to ensure that landscapes are beautifully presented and continue to take our visitors’ breath away.
You’ll be expected to work regular weekends and bank holidays as required.
This vacancy is included in a trial of the ‘Disability Confident’ scheme (level 1).
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You’ll help with the protection and care of habitats, wildlife and property, using a range of machinery such as chainsaws, brushcutters and driving tractors. Working outdoors in all weathers you’ll be involved in all aspects of our work including chalk grassland management, scrub control, halo-thinning of veteran trees, and thinning of woodlands - often leading teams of volunteers to help achieve these objectives. Driving a range of estate vehicles, you will also help to maintain the estate infrastructure and extensive rights of way network including installing and repairing fencing and waymarkers.
Your passion will inspire others to love this beautiful place as much as you do, ensuring that visitors have a first-rate experience at Ashridge. You will have the opportunity to take responsibility for small projects and you’ll need to be confident dealing with difficult situations. You need to be numerate and have great written and verbal communication skills.
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Closing Date: 04/06/2023 Location: Ashridge Estate, Visitor Centre, Berkhamstead, HP4 1LT
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